A home safe is a piece of equipment that every household should own. After all, everyone has something that they want to keep safe, whether that’s cash or jewelry, stock certificates, guns or personal identification such as birth certificates, Social Security cards, and other valuable items. And protecting these items well are what the best home safe models do each and every day. The best home safe will not only protect personal items from theft but will also protect it from fire, tornadoes and other natural disasters. Which makes them very important to keep around the house. They are so important, I’ve decided to list ten of the models that I feel are the best ones for homeowners to own. These models will provide security to whatever you need to keep safe.
10. SentrySafe SFW123DSB 1.23-Cubic Feet
This combination safe is able to keep a wide variety of valuables safe against floods, fire, and theft. It’s made out of steel, has a pry-resistant hinge bar and four live-locking bolts. It has a combination which can be deactivated using a key to prevent people who know the combination from being able to open it. This unit is ETL against eight inches of water for up to twenty-four hours and up to an hour at seventeen hundred degrees. It has also been verified to not only protect paper and metal valuables but also digital media such as CDs, USB drives, and memory sticks.
9. Giantex Keypad Lock Digital Security Box
This easy-to-use electronic safe is made from 2-millimeter thick steel and is designed to resist an assortment of mechanical tool attacks such as pry bars and drills. It has tamper-proof hinges which are hidden and has an electrostatic paint coating that won’t chip or peel over time. This model has an electronic keypad that keeps the user’s valuables safe, and if the batteries in this safe happen to die, then it comes with an override key which gives the user access to their valuables. This model’s front door is extra-thick, 4-millimeters thick, and this unit can easily be mounted to the floor, wall or to a cabinet.
8. Dealkoo Battery Powered Strong Box
Available in one of four different colors: white, black, blue, or sliver gray, this digital safe is not only secure but also stylish as well. It has a door that is 2-inches thick and the safe is constructed from heavy-duty steel and can be mounted on either floors or walls. It uses the digital entry to keep the door locked and this security system is powered by four AA batteries. The user can program the pin to be any combination of numbers between three and eight digits, and there is a master key if the user every forgets or loses their code. This makes this a good safe to protect valuables from casual theft.
7. SereneLife SLSFE24FP Lock Box
This fingerprint activated safe is made out of 2-millimeter thick steel with a door which is 4-millimeters thick and has dual steel door locking bolts. It also has a battery-powered keypad that can be opened in one or two ways. It can be opened with a key code or it can be opened with fingerprints. This model can store up to twenty fingerprints, which allows the owner to add their family if they want to give them access to their valuables. It also has two keys that allow for manual access and will protect documents against fire. It can be mounted to either floors or walls and is ideal for not only protecting documents but also jewelry and gun as well.
6. Stack On PDS Electronic Lock Drawer Security Box
Giving the user the ability to keep a pistol, ammo or other valuables close at hand, this drawer safe is only 11.5-inches by 8.25-inches by 2.25-inches and can easily fit into a drawer. And even though it’s small, it still keeps valuables safe with its solid steel construction and live-action locking bolts with concealed hinges. It can be used in a drawer or mounted to a solid surface and are approved as Firearm Safety Devices in the state of California. This safe has an easy-to-program electronic lock that time’s out after three incorrect combination attempts.
5. AdirOffice Home & Office Security Box
This security safe has a number of features which make it a good model for protecting documents, jewelry and other valuables. It has a steel construction with two live-door bolts, pry-resistant and concealed hinges and a steel-door that’s pry-resistant as well. It is about 2.32 cubic feet, so it can hold a number of objects at one time. It can be opened with a programmable keypad that’s operated by two AA batteries and has two override keys which allow the safe to be opened if the batteries ever run out of juice or the user forgets their pass code.
4. Gunbunker GS-1 Home & Car Security Box
Made of 16-gauge steel that has a nice powder coating on it, this gun safe is ideal for storing a firearm at home or in a car, motorcycle or boat. It can be mounted horizontally or vertically, so it can be used in a variety of different locations and has a full-foam lined interior that protects the firearm from damage. This safe also has a high-strength latch that’s is designed to be pry-resistant. This safe can hold a gun 7.36-inches by 1.2-inches by 5-inches or smaller. This makes this an ideal safe for storing guns and meets current TSA airline firearm requirements.
3. Benlet Solid Steel Safe Box
Designed to protect a variety of valuables from documents and guns to jewelry and cash, this solid-steel safe is a good safe for most homes. It has a programmable keypad that can be programmed with a pin between three and eight numbers and comes with a master key that will unlock the safe if the user forgets the pass code. This unit can be mounted to floors or walls and is fireproof and corrosion resistant as well. This safe has interior dimensions of 8.9-inches by 6.5-inches by 6.5-inches and has a door that is 2-inches thick.
2. Steelwater AMSWD-360 Fireproof Security Box
Made with two layers of steel, this safe can hold up to 2-hours of 1850-degree Fahrenheit fire without fail. It has four solid-steel locking bolts, a removable drawer that’s 1.5-inches deep and a pre-set non-changeable combination dial. This is a durable and high-quality safe that can protect a variety of different documents including important papers, jewelry, and guns. And since this unit is heavy, weighing approximately 115-pounds, it’s harder for this unit to be carried off, especially if it is mounted to a floor or other suitable surface.
1. Steelwater AMSWD-500 Security Box
Weighing approximately 115-pounds and manufactured using two layers of steel, this high-quality safe is durable enough for a number of different applications. While it’s not rated to protect data drives, it is durable enough to protect safes, jewelry, cash and other valuables. It has two stationary rectangular locking bolts on the hinge side and a non-changeable combination dial. This safe has interior dimensions of 15-inches by 9-3/8-inches by 12-1/8-inches and has a door that swings 180-degrees. It also has a removable drawer and an adjustable or removable shelf, as well as an interior anchoring hole.